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Four Seasons Marrakech to Reduce Single-Use Plastic

Four Seasons Marrakech to Reduce Single-Use Plastic

With environmental concerns over plastic consumables at an all-time high, Four Seasons Resort Marrakech is aiming to be part of the solution this March by launching Project Ecopure Waters: an on-site water-bottling facility that will

Cruise News
Royal Caribbean Join forces with Taronga Zoo

Royal Caribbean Join forces with Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo and Royal Caribbean International have joined forces on the Litter Free Oceans campaign to raise awareness about the devastating impact litter has on marine life and educate Australians on how to reduce single-use

Hotels & Resorts
Mandarin Oriental Eliminates Single-Use Plastic

Mandarin Oriental Eliminates Single-Use Plastic

In October 2019, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group pledged to eliminate all single-use plastic, across its portfolio of luxury hotels, by the end of March 2021. While the original timing for completion is likely to be impacted by

Hotels & Resorts
Marriott International to Eliminate Single-Use Shower Toiletry Bottles

Marriott International to Eliminate Single-Use Shower Toiletry Bottles

Marriott International today announced that it’s expanding an initiative to replace tiny, single-use toiletry bottles of shampoo, conditioner and bath gel in guestroom showers with larger, pump-topped bottles. To date, the company has already rolled

Aviation News
Air France Says Good-Bye to Plastic

Air France Says Good-Bye to Plastic

It’s the end of the road for plastic cutlery, cups, stirrers etc. For this year’s World Environment Day, passengers on flight AF378 from Paris-Charles de Gaulle to Detroit were offered products made of bio-based materials

Aviation News
The Region’s First Single-Use Plastic Free Flight Touches Down in Brisbane

The Region’s First Single-Use Plastic Free Flight Touches Down in Brisbane

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, is the first airline in the region to operate a flight without any single-use plastics on board, in a bid to raise awareness of the effects of

Aviation News
Etihad Airways to Operate Single-Use Plastic Free Flight

Etihad Airways to Operate Single-Use Plastic Free Flight

Etihad Airways will be the first airline in the region to operate a flight without any single-use plastics on board, in a bid to raise awareness of the effects of plastic pollution. Flight EY484 will

Tourism News
Seychelles to Ban Plastic Straws

Seychelles to Ban Plastic Straws

In another step to help protect the environment of Seychelles, the island nation’s ministry of environment will ban the importation of single-use plastic straws into the country as of February 1.  A total ban on

Aviation News
The World’s First Single-Use Plastic Free Flight

The World’s First Single-Use Plastic Free Flight

In a global first for the airline industry, and a defining moment for the sustainability of the planet, wet-lease carrier Hi Fly made the first-ever jet-age passenger flight with not a single-use plastic item on

Aviation News
Delta Refinery to Use Feedstock from Waste Plastic

Delta Refinery to Use Feedstock from Waste Plastic

A portion of the oil refined by Monroe Energy will come from synthetic feedstock converted from waste plastic, under an agreement announced last week with Agilyx, an environmental technology and development company. Under the agreement,

Aviation News
Air New Zealand to Lift Plastic Waste Reduction

Air New Zealand to Lift Plastic Waste Reduction

The airline committed to replacing five single-use plastic products across domestic services, including water cups, café cups, and lids, Koru Hour cheese plates and lids, as well as 9 types of plastic bags network-wide, with